Conference Dates: November 13, 2023

Location: Hyatt Regency Denver Capitol Ballroom (650 15th St, 4th Floor, Denver, CO 80202). Open to all.

Registration: Please fill out the brief registration form https://events.cels.anl.gov/e/PUG2023 if you'd like to attend and indicate if you'd like to give a lightning talk. Open to all.

Event Description

Those working with or interested in the Intel® Data Center GPU Max Series (a.k.a. Ponte Vecchio; PVC) will gather to share experiences with PVC and plans for deployment in the first meeting of the PVC User Group. Light snacks and beverage service will be provided.


All times are shown in Mountain Standard Time (MST). Event details are subject to change. Register at: https://events.cels.anl.gov/e/PUG2023

Monday, November 13

3:00-3:05 p.m. Welcome David Martin, Argonne Leadership Computing Facility, Argonne National Laboratory

3:05-3:25 p.m. Keynote from Intel John Pennycook, Intel Corporation

3:25-3:45 p.m. Keynote from Argonne Scott Parker, Argonne National Laboratory

This talk will provide an overview of the Aurora exascale system being deployed at Argonne National Lab along with an overview of the process of preparing applications to run on it and a snapshot of their current status and progress.

3:45-3:55 p.m. Lightning Talk Josef Weidendorfer, Leibniz Supercomputing Centre

System config and first experiences

3:55-4:05 p.m. Lightning Talk Tim Williams, Argonne National Laboratory

ESP apps components targeting PVC

4:05-4:15 p.m. Lightning Talk Keith Gray, Intel Corporation

Application porting efforts in support of the oil and gas industry

4:15-4:30 p.m. Discussion

4:30-4:45 p.m. Organization and Next Meeting


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